| May 19, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Year after year, Baltimore Blast owner Ed Hale grew tired of the same question as another new season approached: Who is the Baltimore Blast going to be playing this year?
He provided an answer on Monday.
Hale announced the creation of the Major...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 4:14 PM
The Baltimore Blast has re-signed five players from last year's team and signed a newcomer as the team shapes its roster for the inaugural season of the Major Arena Soccer League.
Goalkeeper William Vanzela, defender Pat Healey, midfielder Lucio Gonzaga...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:52 PM
When Phillip Gyau was inducted into the Maryland Soccer Hall of Fame in 2008, his 15-year-old son had to take the day off. As Joseph Gyau came to know, the national team's residency program isn't for the faint of heart.
“A profession like this...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Ed Hale wants to buy the Baltimore Arena, but the city said the aging facility is not for sale.
Two years after his departure from First Mariner Bancorp, the bank he launched and turned into the city's largest, Hale finds himself on the outside...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 11:20 AM
Mission accomplished for the Blast earlier this week in Chicago.
The team successfully dodged the nasty weather with barely a glitch, opened the Major Indoor Soccer League semifinal round with an impressive win against the Soul on Tuesday and was safely...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Edwin F. Hale Sr., the Baltimore developer and former CEO of First Mariner Bancorp, filed a $5 million lawsuit Monday against the operators of 1st Mariner Arena, alleging they are improperly using billboards that belong to him.
Filed in Baltimore...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 10:50 AM
Blast at Missouri Comets
What: MISL championship Game 1
When: Thursday, 8:35 p.m.
Site: Independence (Mo.) Events Center
Outlook: Surprise! Most people expected to see the two-time defending league champion Milwaukee Wave...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 8:54 PM
Led by Tony Donatelli's hat trick, the Blast earned a victory Thursday night over the Missouri Comets in Game 1 of the MISL championship series.
Ptah Myers, Adauto Neto and Machel Millwood added two goals each for the Blast, and goalkeeper William...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Ed Hale knows what a championship team looks like. After all, he's seen the Blast bring home five of its six Major Indoor Soccer League titles since he became owner of the team.
So he's not hesitant in laying out his expectations for a Blast squad that'...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Blast (21-5) at Chicago Soul (11-15)
What: MISL semifinals Game 1
When: Tuesday, 8:30 p.m.
Site: Odeum Sports & Expo Center in Villa Park, Ill.
Outlook: Baltimore won its last six games in the regular season to claim...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 9:49 PM
Led by three goals apiece from veteran Adauto Neto and rookie Lucas Roque, the Blast earned a 22-13 victory in Game 1 of the Major Indoor Soccer League semifinals Tuesday night against the host Chicago Soul.
Game 2 of the series is scheduled for...